Firecracker 5K Run/Walk
WhereCharleston , WV - Corner of Kanawha Boulevard and Court Street
WhenJune 29, 2018 - 6:00 PM
The course will start and end on Court Street, while staying completely on Kanawha Boulevard with a turn around at Greenbrier Street.
Ages 11-17: $15.00
10 and under: Free
70 and above
There will be an overall Male and Female winner of the race. For the 'Run' category, the top two of each gender in each category will receive an award. For the 'Walk' Category, there will be an overall top two of each gender.
This race is in benefit of the Childhood Language Center, which is a free speech and language therapy clinic for children. We are currently providing speech therapy to 130 children from across West Virginia. With fundraisers such as our annual 5K race, more awareness and help is given to the CLC from the community it serves. Every dollar earned at this race will go towards continuing therapy and progress of the children that come to the Childhood Language Center.
Start your Independence Day celebrations early with this fun race and support a great local cause! Held right before Live on the Levee, this 5K race begins at Haddad Riverfront Park and showcases Charleston's beautiful riverfront. All proceeds from this race benefit children at the Laurance Jones, III Childhood Language Center - a free speech therapy clinic for children.